MAC Mail Setup

How do I setup Apple Mail to send/receive emails for my domain?
Please note, You will need your email server settings to set up your email program.


whenever you see "yourdomain.com" replace it with your actual domain name in all lowercase. Our servers are case-sensitive.


Also, it is important to note that many ISPs do not allow the use of 3rd party SMTP servers to send mail, requiring their subscribers to send mails using their own SMTP server settings.



1. Open Mail.


2. From the Mail menu, choose Preferences.


3. Click the Add Account button.


4. Click on the Account Information tab.


5. Click the arrow box on the Account Type pop-up list and choose POP.


6. In the Description field, type your full email address (e.g., This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ).


7. In the Email Address field, type your full email address (e.g., This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ).


8. In the Full Name field, type your name.


9. In the Incoming Mail Server field, type your Incoming (POP) mail server (mail.yourdomain.com)


10. In the User Name field, type your full email address (e.g., This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ) in all lowercase for accounts you have created or the cpanel username only to access the cpanel username email account.


11. In the Password field, type your email password.



Note: Your password is case sensitive! Make sure CAPS LOCK is off when typing it.



12. Click the arrow box on the Outgoing Mail Server pop-up list and choose Add server.


13. In the Outgoing Mail Server field, type mail.yourdomain.com. (NOTE: Your ISP may require you use their Outgoing Mail Server)


14. Click the arrow box on the Authentication pop-up list and choose Password.


15. In the User Name field, type your full email address (e.g., This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ).


16. In the Password field, type your password.


17. Click the OK button.


18. Click the OK button.


19. Close the Accounts window.

This should be ready to use now.